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Second Annual Holocaust Survivor Day Embraces ‘the Spirit of Celebrating Life’

An international effort to celebrate the lives of those who survived the Holocaust was renewed this past Sunday, as Jewish communities in the US, Israel...

June 29, 2022 4:14 pm
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UN Palestinian Refugee Agency Puts Six Educators on Leave Amid Accusations of Hate Speech, Incitement

The UN agency for Palestine refugees has put six of its educators on administrative leave amid "allegations of hate speech” disclosed in a report issued last week by a watchdog NGO. The report by the UN...

Syrian Regime Recognizes Russian-Backed ‘People’s Republics’ in Ukraine

The Syrian regime on Wednesday announced that it was officially recognizing the two separatist "people's republics" that have attempted to separate from Ukraine, following a meeting between Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Russian-backed leaders from...

‘Selling Without Discrimination’: Unilever, Ben & Jerry’s Israel Reach Agreement to End West Bank Boycott

Unilever on Wednesday announced the divestment of its Ben & Jerry’s interests in Israel to its local licensee, allowing the ice cream maker’s products to be sold throughout Israel a year after its controversial move...

June 29, 2022 8:00 am
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Biden Administration Sees Progress in Resolving Israel-Lebanon Maritime Border Dispute

JNS.org - The US State Department announced on Monday that it is seeing progress in...

June 28, 2022 3:30 pm
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Support for PA President Mahmoud Abbas Nosedives as Palestinian Support Shifts to Hamas: New Survey

A new poll of Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip released on Tuesday...

June 28, 2022 2:13 pm
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Former Nazi Guard at Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Sentenced to Five Years in Prison

A 101-year-old man was sentenced to five years in prison by a German court on...

June 28, 2022 1:50 pm
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German Antisemitism Monitor: 2021 Saw Over Seven Antisemitic Incidents Per Day

Germany saw a 40 percent increase in antisemitic incidents in 2021 year-on-year, with more cases...

June 28, 2022 10:09 am
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ADL Launches ‘COMBAT’ Strategy to Counter Rising Antisemitism in US, Internationally

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) announced the launch of a nationwide plan to combat antisemitism in...

June 29, 2022 4:14 pm
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Second Annual Holocaust Survivor Day Embraces ‘the Spirit of Celebrating Life’

An international effort to celebrate the lives of those who survived the Holocaust was renewed this past Sunday, as Jewish communities in the US, Israel and...

June 29, 2022 2:57 pm
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UN Palestinian Refugee Agency Puts Six Educators on Leave Amid Accusations of Hate Speech, Incitement

The UN agency for Palestine refugees has put six of its educators on administrative leave amid "allegations of hate speech” disclosed in a report issued...

June 29, 2022 2:30 pm
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Syrian Regime Recognizes Russian-Backed ‘People’s Republics’ in Ukraine

The Syrian regime on Wednesday announced that it was officially recognizing the two separatist "people's republics" that have attempted to separate from Ukraine, following a...

June 29, 2022 10:31 am
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‘Selling Without Discrimination’: Unilever, Ben & Jerry’s Israel Reach Agreement to End West Bank Boycott

Unilever on Wednesday announced the divestment of its Ben & Jerry’s interests in Israel to its local licensee, allowing the ice cream maker’s products to...

June 29, 2022 8:00 am
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Biden Administration Sees Progress in Resolving Israel-Lebanon Maritime Border Dispute

JNS.org - The US State Department announced on Monday that it is seeing progress in helping to resolve a dispute between Israel and Lebanon over...

June 28, 2022 3:30 pm
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Support for PA President Mahmoud Abbas Nosedives as Palestinian Support Shifts to Hamas: New Survey

A new poll of Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip released on Tuesday shows that the Islamist organization Hamas has edged ahead of...

June 28, 2022 2:13 pm
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Former Nazi Guard at Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Sentenced to Five Years in Prison

A 101-year-old man was sentenced to five years in prison by a German court on Tuesday for serving as a Nazi guard at the Sachsenhausen...

June 28, 2022 1:50 pm
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German Antisemitism Monitor: 2021 Saw Over Seven Antisemitic Incidents Per Day

Germany saw a 40 percent increase in antisemitic incidents in 2021 year-on-year, with more cases of violent outrages driven by pandemic-related conspiracy theories and anti-Israel...

June 28, 2022 10:09 am
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ADL Launches ‘COMBAT’ Strategy to Counter Rising Antisemitism in US, Internationally

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) announced the launch of a nationwide plan to combat antisemitism in the United States on Tuesday, asserting that with incidents targeting...

June 28, 2022 8:13 am
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‘Stacks of Bodies’: 46 Dead Migrants Found in Truck in Texas

The bodies of 46 dead migrants were discovered inside a tractor-trailer on Monday in San Antonio, Texas, city officials said, in one of the most...

June 28, 2022 7:53 am
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Jewish Harvard Student Slams Student Newspaper’s Endorsement of BDS

JNS.org - Two months after The Harvard Crimson’s editorial staff endorsed the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement, a Jewish Harvard student hit back in...

June 27, 2022 6:45 pm
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Missiles Strike Ukraine Shopping Mall; G7 Vows to Keep Pressure on Russia

Russian missiles struck a crowded shopping mall in central Ukraine on Monday, President Volodymyr Zelensky said, as Moscow fought for control of a key eastern...

June 27, 2022 3:00 pm
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Survivor of Copenhagen Bat Mitzvah Terror Attack Appeals for Support in Battle With Cancer

A Danish woman whose daughter's 2015 bat mitzvah was the target of a harrowing terrorist attack has appealed for support as she battles a cancer...

June 27, 2022 2:55 pm
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‘A Grim Day in Education’: US Jewish Groups Condemn Supreme Court Decision in Public Prayer Case

  Several US Jewish organizations responded gloomily to Monday's decision of the US Supreme Court deeming that a former high school football coach in Washington State...

Culture

Non-Profit Starts Production Company to Back More Jewish Content in Arts and Culture

The Jewish non-profit Reboot announced on Tuesday that it has launched its own...

US Holocaust Memorial Museum Opens Ukrainian Archives to Public for the First Time

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum is making digital copies of its Ukrainian...

Indonesia Says It Welcomes Israel to Compete in FIFA Under-20 World Cup Next Year

Indonesia's Ministry of Youth and Sports and the Football Association of Indonesia (PSSI)...

Opinion

It’s Time to Fight Anti-Israel Hate at CUNY

Growing up in New York City, I believed that antisemitism was a disease of the past. It has therefore been deeply unsettling to witness the resurgence at the City University of...

Israel

With Israel’s Knesset Set to Dissolve, PM Bennett Says He Will Not Se...

Israel on Wednesday moved closer toward its fifth election in less than four years, plunging it deeper into political uncertainty...

Middle East

Iran Says Indirect Talks With US Proceeding in ‘Serious’ Atmosp...

Iran's foreign ministry said indirect, EU-mediated talks between Tehran and Washington in the Qatari capital were proceeding in a "serious"...

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